Mission celebrates International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Special tea will be held at the Mission library

Mission library is located on Second Avenue.

Mission library is located on Second Avenue.

The United Nations has proclaimed Dec. 3 to be the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

Mayor Randy Hawes made the proclamation in Mission on Monday and district staff will help organize a tea to raise awareness and promote and understanding of disability issues.

The tea will be held at the library on Wednesday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. There will be information on services available within the district along with refreshments.

The Mission library is located at 33247 Second Ave.